Podcasting 101: Recording Equipment

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Have you ever wondered what goes into making a podcast? Ever thought about making one yourself? In this fun, laidback class, Reference Librarian Leah will introduce participants to the library’s podcasting equipment kit! We’ll learn about each piece and demonstrate how to use them, all while discussing what podcasts are and how they are made. This class is part of a series; come back on the 26th for part II. Registration required.

Podcasting 101: Software

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

RESCHEDULED from 7/26/23 to 8/2/23. Our podcasting journey continues with a deep dive into recording and editing software! Build on your knowledge of podcasting equipment with a tutorial on Audacity, a free software that works together with your equipment to record and put the finishing touches on your podcast. Registration is required. Attendance of part I of our podcasting series not required but encouraged.

Video Editing 101

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Join Reference Librarian Leah for another beginner’s technology class focused on giving you the tools to be creative and get your voice out into the world. We'll learn about DaVinci Resolve, a free video editing software that you can use to prepare video content. From there, you can upload to YouTube, Vimeo, or other video sharing sites. Registration required. Basic ability to use a computer, mouse, and keyboard advised.

Navigating the Catalog

Meeting Room 606 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI

Reference Librarian Leah will guide you through our online library catalog, teaching you how to navigate the site and pointing out new, useful features! We’ll learn about saving searches, creating lists, and finding personalized recommendations, as well as basic searching and filtering. Registration is required; please call the library at 401-647-5133 or email leah@scituatelibrary.org to register.